Don thanks all the loyal readers who keep him on his toes
Almost to the day seven years ago, I wrote: “After 40 years on the coalface of the building industry, I am relishing the challenge of
writing a column that you will find both interesting and informative.”
off as a tiny column in the main section of the paper and have developed into a full page in Independent HOME, which often gets published in other parts of the country.
None of this would have been possible without you, the readers, who test me every week with interesting comments and questions, so thanks to you all.
columns just shows how much things have progressed.
never be any replacement for honesty and integrity between the contractor and his client and vice versa. Modern technology has, in my opinion, made the world move too fast; we have forgotten the value of talking to one another and the meaning of a handshake.
The response to holding a workshop on the uses and treatment of borehole water has been phenomenal and I have asked the organisers to proceed. We will put the dates in the paper to give those who want to attend plenty of notice.
Handy Mac, aka Don MacAlister, is our expert on household DIY issues. If you have a question for him, please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org or SMS only to 082 446 3859. Find Don on FB: facebook.com/thehandymac